Veracode – a firm that specializes in cloud application intelligence and security verification services – has acquired Marvin Mobile Security. The company is confident that the innovative enterprise app analysis services provided by Marvin can allow its customers to address the issues posed by the bring your own device (BYOD) trend.
Veracode clients have been benefiting from automated vulnerability detection systems which allowed them to secure mobile apps.
However, with Marvin Mobile Security’s malware detection, data leakage potential and privacy loss systems, users will be able to address all the concerns created by the rapidly-evolving and often problematic BYOD practices.
From now on, enterprises which rely on Veracode’s services will be able to vet mobile apps before integrating them into their technology ecosystem. Application stores can also leverage the company’s services to ensure that the products they host are safe.
Enterprises and mobile application stores interested in such products can request more information here